Tassels and seed beads look so good together, especially in these earrings. Cheri created a fun brick stitch pattern and finished the look with tassels dangling below. You can create tassels out of all kinds of materials. Cheri used S-Lon cord for these beauties. Find more inspiration for adding tassels to your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadSmith, Miyuki
- BrandS-Lon (Super-Lon), BeadSmith
Try layering your stamped focal points for a fun and eye-catching look. Cheri used cool stamp designs from ImpressArt to decorate the washer and stamping blank at the center of this ball chain necklace. The stamp sets come with multiple designs, so you can create all kinds of different looks for your own jewelry. You can see more jewelry made with metal stamping techniques in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadSmith, Metal Complex, ImpressArt
Create a colorful display with help from cotton cord. Cheri used cotton cord in this beautiful braided bracelet for a look full of color. This bold look is a beautiful accent to any ensemble and it's so comfortable to wear, too. Try different colors to achieve new palettes. Check out our instructions for the Chocolate Mint Swirl bracelet to see step-by-step pictures for creating this design.
- BrandDazzle-It, BeadSmith
Regaliz offers hollow cord options that slide easily onto memory wire. They allow you to create unique memory wire designs that will stand out as polished and professional. Cynthia used the hollow corduroy rubber cord and braided cork cord for this stylish necklace and bracelet set. Eye-catching tube beads complete the look on both pieces. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandRegaliz, BeadSmith
Bring some texture and dimension to your seed bead designs with Czech glass Minos Par Puca Beads and TOHO Demi Rounds. They really make the look pop in this memory wire creation. Switch up the colors to suit your style. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, BeadSmith
Memory wire makes a great base for all kinds of jewelry designs. Cynthia combined earthy fire-polished beads with TierraCast spacers and spacer bars for an organic style. She used suede to keep the ends of the bracelet secure and it creates an adjustable look. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTierraCast, BeadSmith
Gorgeous colors of a flowing river come together in this beautiful memory wire bracelet. The gemstone chip beads add amazing texture, while the fire-polished beads create a rich shine. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
Memory wire makes a splash in this Mumbai bracelet. It effortlessly allows you to combine beads and braided cork cord from Regaliz for a bangle that's sure to stand out. Dangling tassels complete the eclectic look. You can see more inspiration for creating memory wire jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandJBB, Regaliz, BeadSmith
A beautiful medley of beads and charms create a lush Spring Scene in this memory wire bracelet. Czech glass beads in different styles create unforgettable texture and dimension, but still look cohesive thanks to the turquoise tones. Cute tassels dangling from the ends of the bracelet add even more color. You can see more inspiration for using memory wire in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandBeadSmith, Matubo
With a fabulous peacock Czech glass button as inspiration, Cynthia created a bead embroidered masterpiece! This necklace boasts all the colors of a proud peacock thanks to bright silk ribbon, an Artbeads Designer Blend featuring Swarovski Crystals in the perfect hues, seed beads, and even lovely bead caps from Gardanne Beads. With step-by-step instructions, you can easily create this piece and add a Peacock Dance to your style.
- BrandLillypilly Designs, BeadSmith, Swarovski, Angel Findings, Artbeads, Gardanne Beads
TierraCast's Zodiac charms are a great way to add personality to your jewelry designs and can easily be added to any look. Tracy added them to simple hemp cord bracelets for a colorful, personalized display. See how she create the look in this Tutorial Video. Our instructions are for an Aries bracelet, but you can use the same techniques for any of the cord in The Beadsmith hemp 4 color card, along with your chosen charm and favorite Swarovski SS34 Flatback.
- BrandBeadSmith, TierraCast, Swarovski
- BrandTierraCast, BeadSmith
Beautiful blush tones create a sweet display in this double flat spiral stitch bracelet. Cynthia used Artbeads Designer Blends to bead around the Iridescent Red Swarovski crystal pearls at the center of this look. The soft pink tones of the Designer Blends make for a delicate backdrop for the intense hue of the pearls. You can see more ideas for using Artbeads Designer Blends in your jewelry designs in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandTOHO, Artbeads, BeadSmith, FireLine, Swarovski
Mysterious and captivating colors combine in this wondrous necklace design. Cynthia used Designer Blends from the Artbeads Designer Series to create the perfect bead embroidered backdrop for her Czech glass button focal. Silk ribbon in sultry nighttime colors complete this look, perfect for an evening out!
- BrandSwarovski, Hana Thread, Angel Findings, BeadSmith, Artbeads, TOHO
Mint and chocolate colors swirl along with sparkling Swarovski beads, coppery findings, and rhinestone cup chain to create a truly delicious look. Cynthia braided all of the strands of her bracelet together, for a chunky, textured look you're sure to fall in love with. See more ideas for braided jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
You can customize your jewelry designs in unique ways with the help of metal stamps. This fun tassel necklace features a cube bead displaying a tree stamp along with family initials, for a design that speaks to your heritage or a growing family tree. See more ways to incorporate metal stamps into your jewelry in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandImpressArt, Miyuki, BeadSmith
"Dans les Nuages" means "In the Clouds" in French. It's the perfect phrase to stamp into a cute little cloud pendant for a quick necklace! You can discover more ideas for creating your own metal stamp masterpieces in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandImpressArt, BeadSmith
"La Vie en Rose" is a classic French song and quintessential phrase that translates to "Life in Pink", but is really more about living in a state of bliss or joy. With metal stamps, Cynthia added the phrase to her sweet bracelet, along with Nunn Design charms and cheerful colors courtesy of an Artbeads Designer Blend. Discover even more fun ideas for adding metal stamps in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandImpressArt, Artbeads, Swarovski, BeadSmith, Nunn Design
Artbeads.com is located in the Pacific Northwest, a location where we learn to embrace the rain! This personalized design is perfect for anyone who loves rain. See more ideas for creating custom jewelry with metal stamps in this Artbeads Cafe episode.
- BrandImpressArt, BeadSmith